Trip Planning

Trip planning really means food planning to us. When you're mapping out your route, turn to Chowhounds to help mark the best spots to stop for every meal (plus a few snacks and drinks in between).

Why You Should Always Take a Food Tour When You Travel

Making plans to travel may include things like buying airline tickets, making sure you have your passport, and booking a table at that restaurant everyone Instagrams. However, there is something else...

Winter holiday trip to Paris and South of France for family with tweens

by smiles33 2 months ago

Hello dear CHers! I previously started researching a potential trip to Paris as a brief stopover en route to San Sebastian/Bilbao/Basque County (see thread here: https://www.chowhound.com/post/f...

Rome Trip Report July 2019

by alantz21 3 months ago

Santo Palato We chose Santo Palato for our first evening in Rome because we were there on a Sunday night and it was one of the few restaurants open near (ish) the city center. Since the majority o...

Guangzhou recommendations?

by goldilocks76 6 years ago

Given that Guangzhou is supposed to be the Cantonese food capital, there is surprisingly little discussion of it on these boards. Any recommendations? (I have trawled through the few threads tha...

Help with decision: Casa Julian vs Casa Nicolas vs El capricho

by silverlim 11 days ago

We will be in the Basque Country in November. We like to go to one of these 3 highly rated steak restaurant but we can't decide which one to go. FYI, We have never been to any one of them and we a...


BBQ Road Trip

by delight64 7 days ago

Howdy Hounds I am taking my 18yo son on a BBQ road trip of the Deep South ( Austin, Memphis, various smaller cities in Mississippi and ending up in NOLA ) As we are from Melbourne Australia ...

Destination Dining in DC?

by pretender414 2 months ago

I'm looking to get some feedback on my D.C. restaurants list. We'll be able to have a family member babysit about 1x per month, so I'm putting together a list of 10-12 restaurants to try over the n...

Hudson, New York: What not to miss?

by gutreactions 16 days ago

Planning a trip to Hudson, New York for some fall foliage and good eating. What's good up there these days? All price ranges ok. Thanks!

Looking for Dublin recommendations

by LulusMom 1 month ago

I realize there isn't much traffic on this board, but I thought I'd send out a request just in case. I'll be in Dublin next month, staying between St. Stephen's and Trinity College. I'm looking for...

Paris from mid-September to mid-October!

by sfcarole 5 years ago

Presented with a whole month in Paris, it still takes time to think it all through, but I guess that’s part of the fun. This Board has been a huge help in putting together our restaurant and shoppi...


4 nights in Austin for couple who don't like barbecue

by middleagedfoodie 5 days ago

It's a special bday for me and we've never been to Austin. We are very adventurous but we're not big fans of barbecue. We love haute Mexican and Southern, two underserved cuisines in our home city,...

Looking for Paris dinner recommendations - what's worth visiting in 2019?

by LABeam 3 months ago

We have gone to Paris 6 times in the last decade and going again in September 2019. Past favourites were Pages, Spring, Septime, Le Chateaubriand, Frenchie, L' Ami Jean, La Condesa, Pierre Sang Sig...

Carmel Recommendations

by mike0989 1 year ago

We will be in Carmel for a few nights the weekend of September 7th. I’m looking for recommendations for one nice meal out as well as a few moderately priced ones. Some places we have tried in the...

Berlin in October

by PotterinOttawa 1 day ago

Where can I find health store variety peanut butter?


Charleston and Savanah, no Pork or Shellfish

by Mauve 4 days ago

We have never been to these cities, traveling with two other couples, Looking for good fresh food and fun experiences.

Grand Cayman

by dcbbq 1 year ago

We're headed to grand Cayman for my first trip, and it looks like Chowhound posts are almost all from 6 or more years ago. We'll be 4 adults (one gluten avoider but not fanatical) and a so-far ver...

Lake Tahoe with (and without) small children

by dcbbq 5 months ago

We'll be in a condo in Lake Tahoe in August with two young grandchildren. We'll eat in some -- and would like recommendations in the best grocery stores -- but we'd like to eat out some as well, b...

Anniversary Weekend - San Francisco

by nycAttorney 19 days ago

We will be in town for our anniversary the weekend of 11/1-11/3. I am looking for suggestions on good, can't miss spots in SF. In terms of planning this is what I am looking for: Friday: Din...

Vegetarian in Paris - High end/tasting menus

by sobbuh 8 months ago

Hi, Looking for some feedback for an upcoming trip to Paris - lots of great discussion here, so thanks in advance for that. I’m interested in hearing about any restaurants that are partic...

San Fran Food Trip Advice

by kranston22 3 months ago

Hello all. I'm from Chicago area and am headed to San Fran in November for a 1 week food trip and looking for insider advice. 3 of us will be going and have our own transportation. Food preferences...

Seattle and Portland

by mboxermd 21 days ago

Three couples from New York traveling to Seattle - Portland and some of the coastal towns for seven nights. Trying to figure out the best way to fly in and out of the area - some great restaurants ...